Beyond the numbers – maternal deaths and neonatal mortality

  • Event start: 14 Jun 2012 12:00am

A PMMRC workshop on improving outcomes for New Zealand mothers and babies.

You are invited to register your participation for this one-day workshop. This workshop is being organised by the Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee and supported by the Health Quality & Safety Commission.

Keynote speakers:

Dr Jeanie Cheong
Honorary Fellow, University of Melbourne

Dr Judith McAra Couper
Lecturer in Midwifery, Auckland University of Technology

Professor Julie Quinlivan
Professor of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Notre Dame (Australia)

The programme flyer is attached in word and pdf formats

The final workshop programme is attached in word and pdf formats.


When: 9 am to 5 pm, Thursday June 14, 2012

Where: Te Papa Tongarewa, Welington (Oceania Room)

Registration: Registration is $165 (GST incl). If registration and payment are received by May 14, an early bird rate of $130 (GST incl) will apply.

Go to to register.

For more information please contact the Health Quality & Safety Commission on 04 901 6060

The Annual Scientific Meeting of the Perinatal Society of New Zealand will be held on Friday 15th June, also In Wellington. Click here to find out more.

This workshop is eligible for RANZCOG, Midwifery Council and RNZCGP points:

  • The workshop has been approved as a RANZCOG Approved O & G Meeting and eligible Fellows of this College will earn 6 CPD points for attendance.
  • This workshop is also approved by the Midwifery Council of New Zealand as part of the Recertification Programme for midwives. Those midwives who attend will receive five (5) professional activity points.
  • Further, the “Beyond the numbers: Maternal and Perinatal Deaths and Neonatal Encephalopathy in New Zealand 2010” workshop has been endorsed by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) and has been approved for up to  3.50 credits CME for General Practice Educational Programme Stage 2 (GPEP2) and Maintenance of Professional Standards (MOPS) purposes.

Last updated 23/05/2012